Publications Committee

The Publications Committee reviews proposals and pursues publishing projects that will serve the Tennessee legal community.

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Tennessee Supreme Court to Hear Oral Arguments at Lane College as Part of SCALES Program

The Tennessee Supreme Court will hear oral arguments for two cases on Nov. 30 in front of hundreds of high school and college students when it brings court to Lane College in Jackson as part of the Supreme Court Advancing Legal Education for Students (SCALES) program. This 20-year-old program has allowed thousands of students across Tennessee to learn more about the legal system and the function of the appellate courts. “Taking cases directly to Tennessee students is one of our most enjoyable experiences,” said Chief Justice Jeffrey S. Bivins.

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Tips for Attorneys Using Blogs

The ABA offers attorneys advice in a podcast (with transcript) for using blogging to develop a practice area. Hillary Bricken, a Seattle lawyer and one of the authors of Canna Law Blog, said the blog on cannabis laws has come to generate about half of the regulated practice group’s clients. “…The blog has really helped get the message out there that we deal with sophisticated issues,” Bricken said.

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